List Of Postgraduate Programmes Offered In KUST – Kano State University Of Science & Technology, KUST Postgraduate Courses. Are you interested to know the accredited postgraduate courses available at the institution? See details below.
The Kano University of Science & Technology (KUST) is a state government-owned and operated Nigerian university.
Kano University of Science & Technology has been officially accredited and/or recognized by the National Universities Commission (NUC), Nigeria.
KUST Postgraduate Courses [Updated]
The management of Kano State University of Science and Technology (KUST) has officially published the approved list of postgraduate courses available at the institution;
- Agricultural Science and Education
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Science
- Education and Biology
- Education and Chemistry
- Education and Geography
- Education and Mathematics
- Education and Physics
- Electrical Engineering
- Food Science and Technology
- Mechanical Engineering
- Urban and Regional Planning
KUST Postgraduate Courses and Admission Requirements
Below are the criteria for the various postgraduate programs available in the institution;
Postgraduate Diploma Programmes
Applicants applying for any of the PGD courses offered in KUST must meet the following requirements:
i. First and foremost, applicants must obtain a minimum of 5 (Five) credit passes including English Language and Mathematics at ‘O’ Level in not more than two sittings.
ii. Candidates must have obtained a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized University or HND from any recognized Polytechnic in Nigeria not lower than Third Class, or its equivalent to be eligible to apply.
iii) In addition to the above, Candidates with a Higher National Diploma (HND) with a minimum of Merit in a related field of study from a Polytechnic or any recognized institution
iv) Candidates must possess a Bachelor’s degree with at least Second Class (Lower Division) in an area not related to the field applying for may be considered
Academic Master Degree Programmes
Applicants applying for Academic Masters Degree courses offered in KUST must meet the following requirements:
i. Applicants must obtain a minimum of 5 (five) credit passes including English Language and Mathematics at ‘O’ Level in not more than two sittings.
ii. In addition to the above, Candidates must have obtained a first Degree from Kano State University of Science & Technology – KUST or any recognized university in a relevant field with a minimum of Second Class (Lower Division); and
iii. Lastly, Candidates with a Postgraduate Diploma (PGD) with a minimum CGPA of 3.50 is also eligible.
Professional Master Degree Programmes
Applicants applying for professional Master’s Degree programmes offered in KUST must meet the following requirements:
i) Firstly, apply candidates must be graduates of KUST or any recognized Universities who have obtained the approved Bachelor’s Degree in relevant areas with at least second class honours lower division or its equivalent.
ii) Secondly, candidates whose degrees are unclassified with an average of “C” or 50% may also apply.
(iii) Thirdly, candidates with a Bachelor’s degree in the third division who have at least three years of relevant working experience are also eligible.
iv) Fourthly, Candidates who possess HND (not HD) with at least a lower credit pass from a recognized institution and at least a Lower credit pass at Postgraduate Diploma of KUST or any other recognized institution in the relevant areas.
v) Candidates who hold qualifications other than the ones listed above, which are acceptable to the Board of Postgraduate School and Senate of the University.
vi) Candidates may be required to pass the examination prescribed by the postgraduate school in consultation with relevant Departments to which they are seeking admission to determine their suitability for postgraduate work.
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